Landscape Lighting


Landscape Lighting

image with caption

Artistic Custom Lanscape Lighting Designs

What is Landscape Lighting?

?Landscape Lighting design is perfect for decorative and elegant presentation of your exterior residential landscaping. Here are some classic examples of Landscape Lighting exterior designs:

  • Lighting by the Pool
  • Lighting for Walkways connecting your Yard
  • Lighting around Steps to your Patio
  • Specialized lighting for the Garden
  • Driveway Lighting
  • Arbor, Pergola, or Gazebo Lighting

See below a more detailed summation of Landscape Lighting Design:

There are many different types of landscape lighting systems, controls and switching, wiring connections, fixture types, functions-purposes-styles, and light sources.
Components can include:

  • Power
  • connection to main property power source (code and permit determined)
  • Transformers (12v and multi-tap transformers)
  • Timers
  • Light sensor switching (photocells)
  • motion sensor switching
  • Manual ‘light switches’
  • automated light switching units-systems
  • remote lighting switching – on-property devices, off-site phone or online systems
  • Light Fixtures – fixed location – line voltage (120V U.S.) and low voltage (12V U.S.)
  • Post mount – column mount
  • Address light
  • Wall mount
  • Ceiling mount – hanging fixture
  • Security lights
  • Tree lights – up and down lights
  • In-grade fixtures- uplights buried in-ground – top flush with surface
  • Adjustable aim “bullet” – uplight
  • sports court lights – ie: tennis courts
  • portable fixtures “hard-wired” or “plug-in” ‘wet location rated’ interior style fixtures
  • string lighting – “holiday lights” – bulbs and LED
  • Light fixtures – low voltage (12V U.S.) – modest location adjustments
  • path lights
  • area lights
  • uplights (directional, spot, and flood lights)- stake mount
  • wall lights – surface mount
  • tree-mount lights – down lights
  • deck lights – surface mount
  • well lights – mounted below grade
  • hardscape lights- integrated into walls.
  • step lights – recessed into stair risers
  • rope lighting – fiber optics


Alexander & Sons Landscape Lighting Services Portfolio

Landscaping and Exterior Design Services

Know what you need?

• Arbor – Pergula Designs

• BBQ – Barbecue Designs

• Bricks Designs

• Driveway Designs

• Flagstone Designs

• Foundation Designs

• Patio Landscape Designs

• Pavers Design Services

• Retaining Wall Designs

• Sidewalk Landscape Designs

• Decorative Stamped Concrete

• Stones Slate Designs

• Stucco Design Services

• Water Fall Feature Design

• Contact Us Today!


Wikipedia – Landscape Lighting